Composer: Robert Zolnowski

Title: Afwa Yuovu

Category: Marimba Solo

Instrumentation:  Marimba (4.5 octave low F)

Difficulty: Intermediate

Publisher: Keyboard Percussion Publications


With the title “welcome white-man,” this piece is reminiscent of a trip to Ghana. The piece is based in 7/8 time to give a feeling of unfamiliarity while the tonality and composition techniques emulate a traditional Gyli player (Degara region xylophone). 



Annotated by Dan Pessalano